Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • Alex & Salary Sacrifice Teacher Car Scheme (February 2015)

    Alex drives teacher salary sacrifice car campaign forward

    March 4th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Alex Cunningham has given his support to a teacher car campaign which seeks to end the exclusion of teachers from salary sacrifice car schemes – one of the most popular and widely used employee benefits in the UK. Salary sacrifice car schemes allow employees to acquire a brand new, fully maintained and insured car through […]

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  • Alex & Labour LGBT (February 2015)

    Alex backs Labour’s plan to stamp out LGBT bullying

    February 16th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Alex Cunningham, Labour MP for Stockton North, has backed the party’s plans to eradicate LGBT bullying in schools in an effort to make every classroom, dinner hall and playground free from homophobia.  The plan, announced by Labour’s Shadow Education Secretary, Tristam Hunt, has the backing of Stonewall, campaigner and actor Charlie Condou, as well as […]

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  • World Cancer Day Parliamentary Drop-In

    Alex supports Cancer Research UK for World Cancer Day

    February 11th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Alex Cunningham has reaffirmed his support for Cancer Research UK and backed the current campaign to save the lives of more cancer patients amidst news that one in two people will be diagnosed with the disease at some point in their lives. The new figure was announced on World Cancer Day to highlight the urgent […]

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  • Alex supports campaign for better heart health

    Alex supports campaign for better heart health

    February 11th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    Causing around 160,000 deaths every year in the UK, cardiovascular disease is the UK’s biggest single killer, and Alex Cunningham has lent his backing to Heart UK’s campaign to ensure that combating the problem remains a key government priority. Labour’s Stockton North MP has supported the Heart UK campaign at the same time that the […]

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  • Alex delighted as battle to ban smoking in cars is finally won

    Alex delighted as battle to ban smoking in cars is finally won

    February 5th, 2015 | News | Stockton North Labour Team | Comments Off

    After a campaign lasting of three and a half years, Alex Cunningham was today celebrating as Regulations introducing a ban on smoking in cars when children are present finally completed their journey through Parliament. The Stockton North Labour MP has been fighting for such regulation to protect the health of the UK’s children and young […]

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